“PSIT was chosen because of their knowledge of the subject and awareness of our particular schemes.”
“Mike is a great secretary. He does a really good job for us.”
“They deliver above expectation when the scheme has a particular challenge.”
“Very professional and engaged service.”
“Ian has added more value than we thought he would at the start… which shows it pays to go with someone who is doing the job of a professional trustee as their bread and butter.”
“They have helped us save much more and created a cohesive plan to de-risk whilst building an integrated pension team.”
Gillian is a Principal within PS Secretarial Services (PSSS). Previously she was with Punter Southall where she held a senior position in the pensions administration business for several years. Gillian has acted as Secretary to the Trustees on various appointments for many years.
Gillian worked in pensions in Edinburgh until she moved to South Africa in 1992. There she worked for Alexander Forbes and Old Mutual, where she was an Associate Director and Secretary to the Trustees for 11 retirement schemes.
On returning to the UK in 1999, Gillian joined the Guildford office of Punter Southall and became a Principal in 2002. Since then she was a member of the pensions administration executive team with particular responsibility for risk management and marketing, as well as the Guildford office. Gillian was the driving force behind initiatives such as obtaining the Plain English Crystal Mark for member communications, and the annual review of internal controls.
Latterly Gillian was Head of Administration Client Services and has been involved in the implementation of auto-enrolment for various clients. She is Secretary to the Trustees for several clients and will focus more on this role in future.
Gillian is a graduate of Dundee University, a Fellow of the Pensions Management Institute, and is currently a PMI Ambassador and member of their media sub-committee.
7 Dec 2017
We are pleased to announce that Punter Southall Group has agreed to purchase the Reading based HR Trustees from Xafinity plc. HR Trustees will...
27 Nov 2017
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22 Nov 2017
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